Luke 7:28

For I say unto you, Among those that are born of women there is not a greater prophet than John the Baptist: but he that is least in the kingdom of God is greater than he.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For I say vnto you, among those that are borne of women, there is not a greater Prophet then Iohn the Baptist: but he that is least in the kingdome of God, is greater then he.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"I say to you, among those born of women there is no one greater than John; yet he who is least in the kingdom of God is greater than he."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I say unto you, Among them that are born of women there is none greater than John: yet he that is but little in the kingdom of God is greater than he.
- American Standard Version (1901)

I say to you, Among all the sons of women, not one is greater than John: but he who is least in the kingdom of God is greater than he.
- Basic English Bible

for I say unto you, Among them that are born of women a greater [prophet] is no one than John [the baptist]; but he who is a little one in the kingdom of God is greater than he.
- Darby Bible

For I say to you, Among those that are born of women, there is not a greater prophet than John the Baptist: but he that is least in the kingdom of God, is greater than he.
- Webster's Bible

I tell you that among all of women born there is not one greater than John. Yet one who is of lower rank in the Kingdom of God is greater than he.
- Weymouth Bible

For I tell you, among those who are born of women there is not a greater prophet than John the Baptizer, yet he who is least in the Kingdom of God is greater than he.
- World English Bible

Certis Y seie to you, there is no man more prophete among children of wymmen, than is Joon; but he that is lesse in the kyngdom of heuenes, is more than he.
- Wycliffe Bible

for I say to you, a greater prophet, among those born of women, than John the Baptist there is not; but the least in the reign of God is greater than he.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Luke 7:28


7:28 There is not a greater prophet than John - A greater teacher. But he that is least in the kingdom of God - The least teacher whom I send forth.


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